TOOKE IS THE FOURTH ANB ACADEMY PLAYER HEADING TO EUROPE ON TRIALS, TO
WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS FC OF THE ENGLISH PREMIERSHIP.
12, 2010 (RELEASE) --
ANB Academy is pleased to announce that 16-year old Academy Team member Jackson
Tooke is heading to Wolverhampton Wanderers FC of the English Premiership for
trials with their youth academy system.
According to FIFAs latest regulations on the status and transfer of
players, a minor is not allowed to sign for a foreign club before the age of
Jackson was scouted by Wolves club scout Bob Bennett who visited Canada
in June 2010, then at the Foyle Cup in Ireland in July 2010. He was also
scouted by Lens Football Club of the French League 1 while at training camp in
France in July 2010 as well. Jackson has been an ANB Academy Team member since
the academy inception in October 2005. We are excited and proud of Jackson; he
will be our first ambassador to the youth elite in England said academy
director Bassam Naim.
ANB academy's vision is to become Canadas leading soccer development
organization. Its mission is to identify Canadian soccer talent, and to
maximize the potential of players at any level, through professional coaching
For more information on the programs offered by ANB academy, check out our
website site at www.anbfutbol.com or by telephone at 905-313-8661 or via e-mail